May| June | July

Lunchtime Concert
Bring your lunch and enjoy free concerts by UNI musicians.May 10 at noon with featured artist: James Aissen on piano



Final Thursday Reading Series

Last Thursday of the month at 7 pm, Mae Latta Hall
The Final Thursday Reading Series is back with another great slate of featured regional authors and,
as always, an open mic where you can share your own creative writing. Q&A follows each reading.
Open mic at 7:15 p.m., featured author at 8 p.m.. Free and open to the public.

Final Thursday will resume in August 2019.


Open Air Studio in the Hearst Center Garden
Sundays in May from 1-4 p.m. Bring your art materials and enjoy free sun tea and treats while you create art.
May 5: Cinco de Mayo - find agua fresca and biscochitos to share
May 12: Mother's Day - Moms will enjoy treats and bundals of eucalyptus (while supplies last)
May 19: Devil's Food Cake Day - enjoy devil's food cupcakes and iced tea
May 26: Join in on the Hearst Center 30th Anniversary festivities and take advantage of a garden full of quiltes as your muse.


Hearst Center 30th Anniversary Garden Pop Up Celebration
In celebration of our 30th year, enjoy live music from Rick Sorenson, sip on springtime refreshments, visit with local artists and explore a variety of local quilts hung throughout the garden. Join in on a tour of the quilts at 2 p.m.

May 26 from 1-4 p.m. in the Hearst Sculpture Garden


Triflemore Concert
Trifflemore is a trasnlantic folk duo creating music with subtle flavours of vintage British Isles folk baroque and Celtic. Analog singer-songwriters dedicated to crafting a crisp, elegant interpretation of lo-fi simplicity, they present their own contemplative poetry and melodies, wh ilst givig a nod to more formal, traditional stylings. Free and open to the public.

May 23 at 7 p.m.


Film Screening: Picasso and Braque Go to the Movies
Hosted in conjunction with the exhibition, Collaborations, First Fifty 2019. Arne Glimcher looks at the influence of artists pablo Picasso and George Braque on cinema, as well as their invaluable contributions to the 20th century art. Martin Scorsese narrates. Run time is 60 minutes.

May 30 at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m.


First Fifty 2019 Drop Off Artwork and Opening Reception
This year we're challenging artists to reach out and work together. Find a partner (or at eam) and plan to participate in the Hearst Center's eight First Fifty exhibition. The first fifty collaborative ready-to-hang works of art to arrive at the Hearst Center when doors open at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 15 will be included.

Artwork Drop Off: May 15 at 10 a.m.
Opening Reception: May 28 from 6-7:30 p.m.

 

 


James & Meryl Hearst Center for the Arts
304 W. Seerley Boulevard
Cedar Falls, Iowa, 50613
319.273.8641
Gallery Hours
Mondays | Closed
Tuesday & Thursday | 10:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday & Friday | 10:00am-5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday | 1:00pm-4:00pm
Hearst Center for the Arts is part of the Department of
Municipal Operations & Programs, City of Cedar Falls.